Quality Assurance Officer

Randwick City Full Time Permanent 22/03/2023
Closing date: 28 March 2023
Status: Permanent full-time (38 hours per week)

Salary: $103,361.61 to $113,694.91 per annum + 10.5% superannuation + leaseback vehicle/sustainability allowance   
Randwick City Council is an innovative and progressive local government committed to serving our vibrant community on the eastern beaches of Sydney.  

The successful candidate will assist in leading continuous strategic and operational improvements to waste services and cleansing operations through ongoing analysis and review of service levels.
The successful candidate will also be responsible for the ongoing monitoring of Council’s remediation sites using external consultants to ensure that Council meets the required standard set by the NSW EPA guidelines for former landfill sites.
In addition to rewarding work, we offer great employee benefits including competitive wages / salaries, flexible work, day off per fortnight, additional leave entitlements, health and wellbeing days, professional development opportunities, fitness passport, option to novated lease private vehicle, stunning eastern beaches location and much more.
What we value:
We have a high-performance culture fostered through our values of Integrity, Customer Focus, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence. Our culture encourages and supports equity, diversity, and inclusion for our employees and our community.
We will trust you to bring:
  • Tertiary qualifications at degree level in environmental engineering or relevant field experience in operational management
  • Demonstrated knowledge of compliance and legislation for the management of asbestos
  • Demonstrated high level of skill in computer databases such as MS Office, Tech One, Pathway and TRIM
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the waste management industry
  • Proven negotiation and dispute resolution skills with the ability to negotiate and influence people
  • Proven effective communication skills both oral and written with the ability to communicate to a wide range of groups or individuals
Things you will do: 
  • Assist in the development of system improvements and quality solutions to ensure the functions of the team are effective and working at an optimum level in service delivery
  • Assist in the development and review of waste management components of Development Control Plans
  • Manage Council’s ongoing monitoring and remediation works specifically related to historic waste disposal sites
  • Assist in the development of Council’s commercial trade waste services, including signing up new clients and database maintenance
  • Maintain compliance with organisational laws, regulations, guidelines and policy
  • Report, monitor and make appropriate recommendations to ensure that agreed service levels are met
Further information:
Employment in this position is subject to the successful completion of a Criminal History Check with a result of no relevant adverse findings.
View the Position Description online or contact Graham Hope, Waste Operations Coordinator, Waste, Cleansing and Public Safety, on 02 9093 6725.